A drink with… Patrick Raguenaud, BNIC

BNIC president Patrick Raguenaud on changes to the Cognac regulations and the steps being taken to attract new drinkers. *This feature was originally published in the February 2020 issue of The Spirits Business Was 2019 a good year for Cognac? Yes, 2019 was a very good year, with 216.5 million bottles in total shipped from Cognac, resulting in a turnover of €3.6 billion (US$3.97bn). The industry intends to keep growing the production capacity by allowing…

Continue Reading →